gono

gono-

a combining form meaning “sexual,” “reproductive,” used in the formation of compound words: gonophore.
Also, especially before a vowel, gon-.


Origin:
< Greek, combining form of gónos, gonḗ seed, generation; akin to Latin genus, Sanskrit janas

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gono- or (before a vowel) gon-
 
combining form
sexual or reproductive: gonorrhoea
 
[New Latin, from Greek gonos seed]
 
gon- or (before a vowel) gon-
 
combining form
 
[New Latin, from Greek gonos seed]

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gono- or gon-
pref.
Sexual; reproductive: gonophore.

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